Alternative products to Mozilla Facebook Container

13 alternative and related products to Mozilla Facebook Container

Mozilla Facebook Container

Take control of all your Facebook data

This extension helps you control more of your web activity from Facebook by isolating your identity into a separate container. This makes it harder for Facebook to track your activity on other websites via third-party cookies.

Outline by Alphabet

Control and build your own VPN 🛠️

Outline is an open source project created by Jigsaw (Alphabet) to provide a safer way for news organizations and journalists to access the internet.

WIRED
A virtual private network, that core privacy tool that encrypts your internet traffic and bounces it through a faraway server, has always presented a paradox: Sure, it helps you hide from some forms of surveillance, like your internet service provider's snooping and eavesdroppers on your local network.
Medium
Journalists need safe access to information to research issues, communicate with sources, and report the news. That's why today we're announcing the release of Outline, a new open source tool that lets news organizations provide their network safer access to the open internet.
The Next Web
Jigsaw, an incubator that's part of Google's parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.
TechCrunch
The easiest way to control your own VPN server Alphabet's cybersecurity division Jigsaw released an interesting new project called Outline. If I simplify things quite a lot, it lets anyone create and run a VPN server on DigitalOcean, and then grant your team access to this server.
17 Alternatives to Outline by Alphabet

Ghostery 8

Blocks ads, stops trackers, and speeds up websites

Ghostery - Privacy Ad Blocker offers cleaner, faster, and safer browsing. It features an Enhanced Ad Blocker to reduce page clutter. It’s also the first tool ever to combine AI-powered anti-tracking and blocklist technologies. This dual approach speeds up websites and provides the most robust and comprehensive privacy protection out there.

WIRED
Most ad blockers-and there are so, so many of them now-operate roughly the same way, comparing the scripts they encounter on a given site to their whitelist and block list letting the former run and stopping the others. This means they largely share the same drawback, as well; they can't block what they've never seen before.
Fortune
Ghostery claimed its privacy preservation service is now better than ever thanks to an AI feature that blocks new types of trackers
Motherboard
Image: Ghostery/Shutterstock / Composition: Louise Matsakis Last month, I reported on a Princeton University study that detailed the existence of "session replay scripts," powerful tracking tools that can record your every keystroke. The study found they were being deployed on hundreds of the world's most popular websites and consumers generally couldn't pro… See more
Business Insider
Ghostery, the popular ad blocker, has just released its first major update to its browser extension after being acquired n February. Ghostery 8 is available on Firefox, Chrome, and others, and comes embedded in Cliqz, the privacy-focused browser backed by Mozilla which bought Ghostery this year.
Mediapost
Google and Facebook are among the top two companies with the highest reach to track data at 60.2% and 27.1%, respectively. Even if users don't use these services, if they interact with brands that advertise on them, their data is accessible.
CPO Magazine
Every time you visit a website, there's a good chance that several different corporations are following your every move. They are seeing what you click on, which pages you visit, and where you head next after you visit their page.
18 Alternatives to Ghostery 8

Facebook Clear History

Delete data that Facebook has collected on you

Facebook Clear History is a new tool launched by Facebook to allow you to delete your data in Facebook's vaults, coming weeks after the Cambridge Analytica scandal and impending GDPR regulation in the EU.

CNET
Facebook is introducing a new privacy tool called "clear history," CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday with a personal Facebook post. The tool will allow you to see information about the apps and websites you've interacted with, and you'll be able to clear this information from your account.
Recode
Facebook users will soon be able to opt out of one of Facebook's key data gathering practices: Its collection and use of people's web browsing history, which the company uses to sell targeted ads. Facebook collects a lot of data about you whether you use the service or not.
10 Alternatives to Facebook Clear History

Opera VPN for iOS

Free unlimited ad blocking VPN browser

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Niv Dror- VC at Shrug Capital
I really like Opera in general, and their free unlimited VPN on iOS is 💯
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Sunil Neurgaonkar- Genius-Nerd-Entrepreneur-Philanthropist
I love Opera VPN. Simple service and cutting the crap aside. They have an android version too! It's an awesome tool for mobile devices.
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Jarod Stewart- Sr. Software Engineer, Yonomi
The only caveat to opera is that it is owned by a Chinese company?
37 Alternatives to Opera VPN for iOS

Block Facebook

Chrome Extension that protects your privacy by blocking FB

Block Facebook is a Chrome Extension that helps you protect your privacy by blocking all URLs associated with Facebook (including Facebook tracking pixels).

The recent Cambridge Analytica controversy adds to the long list of instances where Facebook has misused user data so it's time we do something about it.

Plus, blocking FB is also good for productivity 😛

Inspired by: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16632677

8 Alternatives to Block Facebook
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